One doesn't recognize the really important moments in one's life until it's too late.
Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
To be a princess is to play at life. To be a queen is to be a serious player...The purpose of life as a woman is to ascend to the throne and rule with heart.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
I have no idea what's awaiting me, or what will happen when this all ends. For the moment I know this: there are sick people and they need curing.
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
My life didn't please me, so I created my life.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
Some people are desperately looking for scapegoats, they just don't want to see the truth!